Provisional 2009 entry list released

Provisional 2009 entry list released

16 December 2008 – The FIM have published next season's provisional entry list for the MotoGP World Championship. The 2008 world champion Valentino Rossi will continue to race with his famous number 46, while Stoner goes back to number 27.

The 2009 MotoGP season will see three new riders at the grid. Mika Kallio, Yuki Takahashi and Niccolo Canepa will hopefully enjoy an interesting season.

The provisional entry list for MotoGP in 2009 has been released by the Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) as follows:

3. Dani Pedrosa, REPSOL HONDA TEAM
4. Andrea Dovizioso, REPSOL HONDA TEAM
5. Colin Edwards, TECH 3 YAMAHA
7. Chris Vermeulen, RIZLA SUZUKI MOTOGP
14. Randy de Puniet, LCR HONDA MOTOGP
15. Alex de Angelis, SAN CARLO HONDA GRESINI
21. John Hopkins, KAWASAKI RACING TEAM
24. Toni Elias, SAN CARLO HONDA GRESINI
27. Casey Stoner, DUCATI MARLBORO TEAM
33. Marco Melandri, KAWASAKI RACING TEAM
36. Mika Kallio, PRAMAC RACING
46. Valentino Rossi, FIAT YAMAHA TEAM
52. James Toseland, TECH 3 YAMAHA
59. Sete Gibernau, GRUPO FRANCISCO HERNANDO
65. Loris Capirossi, RIZLA SUZUKI MOTOGP
69. Nicky Hayden, DUCATI MARLBORO TEAM
72. Yuki Takahashi, SCOT RACING TEAM MOTOGP
88. Niccolo Canepa, PRAMAC RACING
99. Jorge Lorenzo, FIAT YAMAHA TEAM

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